Storm that slammed California moving east
A powerful cross country that has slammed Sorthern California with 7 inches of rain and Northern California with snow is expected to shift east across the U.S. this week. The storm is expected to bring snow from Colorado to Minnesota and thunderstorms to the Southern U.S. Danya Bacchus reports.news.yahoo.com
Johaug wins 1st gold medal of Beijing Olympics in skiathlon
APTOPIX Beijing Olympics Cross Country Norway's Therese Johaug celebrates after winning the gold medal during the women's 7.5km + 7.5km Skiathlon cross-country skiing competition at the 2022 Winter Olympics, Saturday, Feb. 5, 2022, in Zhangjiakou, China. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino) (Alessandra Tarantino)ZHANGJIAKOU, China — (AP) — Therese Johaug won the first gold medal of the Beijing Olympics on Saturday, finishing first in the women’s 15-kilometer cross-country skiathlon. “I’ve never had an Olympic gold medal, it’s my first one.”The skiathlon is a mass-start race that began with 7.5 kilometers of classic skiing. She's competing in her third Winter Games and won her first medal, having just missed out in Pyeongchang. She won Olympic gold in the 4x5-kilometer relay at the 2010 Vancouver Games and has won 10 world championship titles but had never before won an individual Olympic gold medal.wftv.com
Osceola Schools announce fall sports schedule
OSCEOLA COUNTY, Fla. The Osceola County School District announced the fall sports schedule. Runners in Cross Country will begin practice the week of Aug. 24 and will have their first race on the week of Sept. 7. Golfers will hit the greens the week of Aug. 24 and will have their first contest on the week of Sept. 7. Swimmers return to the pool the week of Aug. 24 and their first race will be on the week of Sept. 7. Bowlers return to the lanes on the week of Aug. 24 and will have a match on the week of Sept. 7.
Volusia County Schools will delay start of fall practices
VOLUSIA COUNTY, Fla. Volusia County Schools announced the district will not start fall practices on July 27. School officials will continue to monitor the COVID-19 conditions and will make a decision later to begin fall practice. The district is working with the Volusia County Department of Health and state officials on a start date. Conditioning will continue to take place at the moment. Fall sports in Volusia County include:FootballSideline cheerGirls volleyballCross CountrySwimmingBowlingGolfAny questions about a specific sport can contact theirs schoolss athletic director.
Fall sports postponed for Flagler County Schools
FLAGLER COUNTY, Fla. Flagler County Schools announced fall sports have been postponed. School officials said tryouts and practices will not start on July 27. The district wants to remind students to complete the online athletic clearings so they can participate in conditioning and be ready for tryouts. Fall sports in the district include:FootballBowlingGolfSwimmingCross CountryVolleyballOrange County Schools have also postponed fall practices. Seminole County Schools will resume fall sports practices on Aug. 31.